Capped Bust of Liberty type (remodeled portrait and eagle)
Mint, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse and reverse do not match up for year 1838. No mention of this on card.
ob. Bust of Liberty, 1838
rev. Eagle, E. Pluribus Unum, United ... , 50 C.
around edge: Fifty Cents or Half a Dollar
Starting in 1836 the reverse reads 50 CENTS, not 50 C. and the edge is reeded not lettered.
Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society